07 février 2011

“Titian and the Golden Age of Venetian Painting: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland” @ Minneapolis Institute

Titian (Tiziano Vecellio), Venus Rising from the Sea, Oil on canvas, about 1520. National Gallery of Scotland, Acquired from the Trustees of the 7th Duke of Sutherland, partially in lieu of inheritance tax, with the aid of the Heritage Lottery Fund, The Art Fund (with a contribution from the Wolfson Foundation) and the Scottish Executive, 2003MINNEAPOLIS, MN.- The Minneapolis Institute of Arts , in conjunction with the National Galleries of Scotland (NGS), the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston,... [Lire la suite]
02 janvier 2011

“Titian and the Golden Age of Venetian Painting” @ Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Titian (Tiziano Vecellio), Venus Rising from the Sea, Venetian Painting Oil on canvas, about 1520. MINNEAPOLIS, MN.- The Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MIA), in conjunction with the National Galleries of Scotland (NGS), the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, will present an exhibition of 25 Venetian masterpieces—12 paintings and 13 drawings—including two of the greatest paintings of the Italian Renaissance, Titian’s Diana and Actaeon and Diana and Callisto (1556–59). The exhibition will also... [Lire la suite]
29 juin 2010

Master Drawings from a Distinguished Collection @ Sotheby's London

Gaetano Gandolfi, Portrait of Emidio Gandolfi, est. £80,000-120,000. photo Sotheby's LONDON.- Sales of important private collections have always been the lifeblood of the art market, returning long-hidden material into circulation and also serving as a fascinating permanent record of the taste and eye of an individual collector. In the Old Master field at least, such sales are rather less frequent now than in previous generations, so they are ever more eagerly awaited by private and institutional buyers alike. Formerly owned,... [Lire la suite]
03 septembre 2009

"Paolo Veronese: The Petrobelli Altarpiece " @ The Blanton Museum of Art

Austin, TX– The Blanton Museum of Art at the University of Texas at Austin announces an important discovery regarding a work by Venetian master Paolo Veronese (1528 – 1588). Head of an Angel, a painting in the Blanton's permanent collection, was recently identified as a fragment of a long-lost masterpiece by Veronese. The identification was made by Dr. Xavier Salomon, a Veronese expert and curator of the Dulwich Picture Gallery outside London. While conducting research for an upcoming exhibition, Salomon began to suspect that the... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2009

Paolo Veronese & The Petrobelli Altarpiece @ The National Gallery of Canada

Petrobelli Altarpiece: The NGC fragment of the Petrobelli Altarpiece (c. 1563), reunited here with the other three existing fragments: Saint Anthony Abbot and Antonio Petrobelli, National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh; Head of Saint Michael, the Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, Texas; and Saint Jerome and Girolamo Petrobelli, Dulwich Picture Gallery, London. OTTAWA.- The astonishing mystery surrounding Paolo Veronese’s historic work The Petrobelli Altarpiece will be solved when this enigmatically beautiful painting by celebrated... [Lire la suite]
13 mars 2009

“Titian, Tintoretto, Veronese: Rivals in Renaissance Venice” @ the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Titian (Tiziano Vecellio), Venus with a Mirror, about 1555. Oil on canvas. National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC Andrew W. Mellon Collection, 1937.1.34. Image courtesy of the Board of Trustees, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC BOSTON, MA.- Amidst high drama and intense rivalry, the great triumvirate—Titian, Tintoretto, and Veronese—dominated the landscape of Venetian painting in the 16th century for almost four decades, propelling the Venetian School to new creative heights. This dynamic relationship has been recreated... [Lire la suite]
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